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“I am sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Martha Mecredy Boring (niece) - TX

“Rest in peace, Jane. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Henry Mecredy III - Austin, TX

“I will always remember fond times spent at the Vass household with Taz, his sister and Jane and dad. I am sorry Taz and Sheila(?) that just now, I...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Kate Ebert Keeling - Scottsdale, AZ

Evelyn Jane Mecredy, 1990 “Evelyn Jane was a wonderful mother and friend. I will miss her and I will cherish our memories. Thank you mom. You're the best. ”
4 of 4 | Posted by: Rachel Vass - Dolores, CO

Evelyn Jane Mecredy, she went by “Jane”, was born in Roanoke VA in 1931 to Evelyn Keeter and Henry Edwards Mecredy. She graduated from Richmond Professional Institute with a degree in Fine Arts. In 1959 she moved to Denver, Colorado where she met Jerome Vass, got married and had 3 children. From 1969-1988 she lived in Telluride and owned an art gallery, framing studio and antique dealership. She was instrumental in the Telluride Arts & Humanities and promoted cultural events such as the Chamber Music Festival. In 1988 she moved to Dolores. All Jane’s life, she painted superb watercolor and oil landscapes. Known as a good listener with a sense of humor, she was a strong, independent woman who lived life by her own rules… She was working on a painting just 5 days before she passed. She was loved dearly by family and friends, far and wide. Service at Dolores Methodist Church, Thursday Jan 11, 2pm

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